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M 6.6 in Russian Federation on 08 Oct 2017 22:34 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary

Summary

This earthquake can have a low humanitarian impact based on the Magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

  • Earthquake Magnitude: 6.6M
  • Depth: 111.84 Km
  • Event Date: 08 Oct 2017 22:34 UTC
  • Exposed Population: No people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 08 Oct 2017 22:45 UTC
  • INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 1.1 ()

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References

Known identifiers for this event: at00oxj01l (ntwc    id) pt17281002 (ptwcid) gfz2017ttho (geofonid) us2000b2vq (neicid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 367 | About casualties: 3 | Last hour: 0

Taiwan’s ‘Russian soul’
Tue, 10 Oct 2017 18:36:00 +0200   taipeitimes (en)

Chen Ruei-bin (陳瑞斌) doesn’t get stage fright, but as the concert pianist enters the 3,000-seat performance space in Los Angeles he’s shaking with anxiety. He sits at the piano, straightens himself, pauses and begins to play. A magnitude 6.4 earthquake had just hit southern Taiwan, devastating much of his home neighborhood of Yongkang District (永康).

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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product. The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product. The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: NEIC (8), EMM (2), JRC (125), (3), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (2), USGS (6), INFORM (4), NOAA (1),

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